(photo:  Haim Zach/GPO)

(photo: Haim Zach/GPO)

By JTA - June 9, 2015

Originally appeared here in The Times of Israel 

Israel’s Cabinet approved a more than $500 million plan to develop Druze and Circassian communities.

The first half of the new plan was approved in December.

Under the plan, the Israeli government will invest significant resources in the Druze and Circassian communities in education, social welfare, employment, tourism, transportation and planning budgets. Read More